Easy

Easy, yes that’s his name, was conspicuous by his striking white glasses and slicked back hair. With a great smile and relaxed pose, it’s clear that Easy’s confident riding the city street. Happy days!

Kinesis

Last century Cycle Chic, with the help of some good friends, made a home spun bicycle film in Cardiff. Based on the idea that cyclists inhabit different parts of the city, like little separate habitats, this film charts a single journey of a bicycle courier from the Bay northwards, as he crosses through some of…

Andrew

An often rough sleeper, Andrew’s life runs at a pace that we couldn’t imagine. When Cycle Chic stopped to talk to him a few weeks ago, Andrew explained what had happened to him that night on the streets – more incidents, scrapes and close shaves than we would have in a lifetime. Andrew’s life is…

Ricky

What a showman! Ricky’s got an amazing vintage, sartorial style and with the confidence to carry it off. He’s not part of some tweed ride or event – this was his regular clothes for the day. Striking so many poses for the camera, we just couldn’t choose one image, so today there’s three of the…

Getting naked

Cardiff’s World Naked Bike Ride this afternoon was bathed in warm sunshine. Everyone was SO thankful and the event had a really joyful and relaxed vibe – more than you might expect from a load of people taking their clothes off in public. Cardiff Cycle Chic made their way down to the verdant start point…

Clare

Clare, wearing summer casual clothes that are perfect for an evening bicycle ride in the warm summer weather (when we had some!), was actually initially conspicuous by her shining front light. “The lights not normally on in the day!” she adds. Clare’s Raleigh bicycle is a wonderful vintage vehicle with dynamo lighting system and, yes,…

PaperGirl Cardiff 2012

When do you usually get to ride through the city with great people, handing out over 150 pieces of art work, and make some new friends? Not usually? Well today was our day with some Paper Girl magic in Cardiff! So what is PaperGirl? Papergirl is a unique art distribution project that has its roots in…

Nomad and Nest

Cycle Chic met up with Ange and Fi at a recent Cardiff Design Festival meeting, which this year is going to be featuring, amongst other things, cycling as a main theme. Judging by the website of Ange and Fi’s company called Nomad and Nest (an eco-lifestyle brand with UK and international clients including Liberty, The Conran Shop and…

High heels and wheels

When should the most perfect high heels stop you from riding your bicycle? The answer is ‘never’…